Category: WCNN

Jarvis Jones Downplays His Disappointing Pro Day, Says “The Tape Shows Everything”

Monday, March 25th, 2013

Jarvis Jones led college football in sacks, tackles for a loss and forced fumbles last year. He was the SEC Defensive Player of the Year and one of the most feared defenders in the game. Yet he has become one of the most polarizing players in this year's draft. He ...

Matt Bryant Says He Took Advice from Happy Gilmore Prior to his Game-Winning Kick

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

On Sunday afternoon, the Georgia Dome was tense and the Atlanta Falcons were on the verge of choking away a huge lead. Another disappointing exit from the playoffs looked to be in Atlanta's future until a pair of Matts saved the day, and the season, for the Falcons. With the ...

Dale Murphy on Bonds and Clemens in the HOF: “If they get in I think it’s going to be at least 10 years.”

Monday, January 14th, 2013

After this year's voting for the MLB Hall-Of-Fame, there were no players inducted to the 2013 class and that includes Dale Murphy once again. The Braves legend spent 18 years in the majors. He was a two-time NL MVP, seven-time All-Star and a five-time Gold Glove winner. However, he also ...

Roddy White Thinks This Year’s Falcons Team is Different Because They Are More Focused and Have Better Players

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

The Atlanta Falcons are 11-2, they have wrapped up the NFC South, they have the inside track on the number one seed in the NFC and home-field advantage throughout the NFC Playoffs. However, it was tough to fully buy in to the Falcons, even before their embarrassing loss this past ...

Al Horford Is Already Keeping an Eye on the Standings

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

It is a really good time to be an Atlanta Hawk. Atlanta is 9-4 on the young season, they are currently riding a six game winning streak and they have taken advantage of a pretty easy schedule to start the season. It's been even better for Al Horford. After an ...

Stewart Cink Says Longer Hitters Have the Advantage This Week at the PGA Championship

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

For the players on the PGA Tour, they have one last shot at a major championship in 2012. The PGA Championship heads to the Ocean course at Kiawah Island this week and it looks like it could be a brutal test of golf. Not only will the game’s best be ...

With Two New Coordinators on his Staff, Mike Smith has Plenty of Work Ahead Preparing Atlanta Falcons for 2012 Season

Friday, July 27th, 2012

After a pedestrian 2011 season, Mike Smith and the Atlanta Falcons are ready to get back to work. They'll do so in training camp in what some might consider a pivotal year for the Falcons. After giving up so much to draft Julio Jones, the Falcons have bet big that ...

Jimbo Fisher is More than Optimistic About the Season Ahead

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

Let's turn our attention to the ACC, which like other conferences across the country, is in the midst of media days this week. For Jimbo Fisher and the Florida State Seminoles, the 2012 season represents one of the better opportunities in recent years to get the program back on top ...

Lou Williams Signs With Hometown Atlanta Hawks

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

This offseason, the Atlanta Hawks have decided to give their franchise a makeover.  Danny Ferry, the recently hired new General Manager,  made some huge moves to change up a roster that was stuck in neutral. Gone is the former face of the franchise, Joe Johnson, who was sent to Brooklyn. ...

Joe Johnson: “Our main concern is getting home-court advantage honestly”

Friday, April 20th, 2012

It seems like every year the Atlanta Hawks are stuck in the same place: No man’s land. They’re a very talented and deep group that is capable of playing with any team in the NBA on a nightly basis, but when it comes to a seven game series, their flaws ...